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Santiago

Happy Fourth of July from Santiago!

Happy Fourth of July from Santiago!

Today is Independence Day back in the United States, and for Steve (DOS) and I it was a leisurely day in Santiago, followed by an overnight trip home.  As a Hyatt Globalist member, we were entitled to a 4pm checkout…

Fourth of July Week in Santiago

Fourth of July Week in Santiago

This year the Fourth of July falls on a Wednesday; smack dab in the middle of the week, so it means no work travel for us road warriors.  I’m taking and extra 3 days vacation next week, so I have…

Packing up and heading home from Chile

Packing up and heading home from Chile

On our last day in Chile, we requested (and got) a 4pm late checkout at the Grand Hyatt Santiago, Chile, courtesy of my Hyatt Diamond status – quite a nice perk.  Our flight back to Miami was not until 8:45pm,…

5 Star Lunch and tasting at VIK Winery

5 Star Lunch and tasting at VIK Winery

This afternoon was the conclusion of our three day private Chilean Wine tour we took with Uncorked Wine Tours.  As I wrote in the last few posts, Jose has been a wonderful host as he’s taken us to several of…

Flight to Santiago

Flight to Santiago

On the last post Steve (DOS) and I were relaxing a bit in The Premium Lounge in Miami, waiting for our 10:45pm flight to Santiago, Chile. And now, a day later, I’m happy to report we had a great flight…

Welcome to Chile!

Welcome to Chile!

We started our day with breakfast at the Hyatt Regency Orlando Airport, where we had stayed last night, taking advantage of the seven day airport parking, as well as being a bit more relaxed before our overnight flight to Chile.…